Famous people died in 1922

Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly

Nellie Bly was an American journalist who is best known for her investigative and undercover reporting

AmericanMay 5, 1864147 views

Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran

Charles-Louis-Alphonse Laveran was a French physician, medical researcher and pathologist who won the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1907

FrenchJune 18, 184597 views

Charles I of Austria

Charles I of Austria was the last Emperor of Austria and last King of Hungary

HungarianAugust 17, 188797 views

Alexander Graham Bell

Alexander Graham Bell was a Scottish-American scientist and inventor, referred to as ‘Father of the Telephone’

CanadianMarch 3, 1847121 views

Henry Lawson

Henry Lawson was a famous Australian writer, known for works including ‘The Drover’s Wife’, and ‘Past Carin’

AustralianJune 17, 186799 views

William Desmond Taylor

William Desmond Taylor was an Ireland-born American director and actor who directed more than 50 silent films

IrishApril 26, 1872106 views

George Cadbury

George Cadbury was the son of John Cadbury, the founder of Cadbury's cocoa and chocolate company

BritishSeptember 19, 1839121 views

Sir Ernest Shackleton

Ernest Shackleton was a celebrated Anglo-Irish polar explorer

BritishFebruary 15, 1874129 views

Hermann Rorschach

Hermann Rorschach was a Swiss psychiatrist who developed the controversial inkblot test

SwissNovember 8, 1884117 views

Newton Knight

Newton Knight was an American farmer, a southern Unionist, and a soldier in Mississippi, who was also the leader of the ‘Knight Company,’ a group of soldiers who fought in the Civil War.

AmericanNovember 10, 1829175 views